Henry County Newswire

Henry County Newswire

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  1. On the Record: Government meetings for the week of June 25, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... o be just short of $2 million. Should the city council consider reverting to a town and combining services with Henry County?

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  2. GREENE: It's time for Martinsville to revertRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... in excess of $200,000 and were completely ignored. In 2002, I chaired a school merger committee consisting of Henry County and [Martinsville] superintendents and school board chairmen. Over $100,000 was raised privately from businesses and citizens ...

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  3. Looking Back: Henry County women helped break down barriersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    It has been said that behind every successful man is a good, strong woman. And that is certainly true in several cases in and around Martinsville and Henry County.

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  4. How do you fix Henry County's opioid problem?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... average in Virginia for emergency room visits due to unintentional overdoses. That's a problem Martinsville and Henry County residents have seen for some time. Knowing about the problem isn't enough. The question is now how do you solve it? That was ...

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  5. Virginia's population is aging quickly, data showsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... counties. Martinsville, for example, went from 13,821 in the 2010 census to 13,142 in 2017, a 4.8 percent drop. Henry County, meanwhile had the highest percentage decline in the region, going from 54,185 in 2010 to 51,227 in 2017, according to the ...

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  6. Henry County voters reassigned after precinct problemRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    The problem started in 2011, during the last redistricting. Nobody can say how it happened, but some Henry County voters were assigned to the wrong precinct.

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  7. Third suspect in Axton murder has charges certifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    On Friday, a Henry County General District Court judge certified or sent to circuit court charges of first-degree murder, robbery, and use of a firearm in commission of a murder against the 18-year-old.

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  8. Danville's Tiny Town Golf back up and puttingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... o be just short of $2 million. Should the city council consider reverting to a town and combining services with Henry County?

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  9. Martinsville pastor pens open letter to church burglarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... on Plantation Drive. Shiloh Baptist is located in Cascade and the Church of Christ is right on the border with Henry County in Axton. According to information the Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office provided to the Danville Register and Bee, there ...

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  10. An early Christmas present: Work begins on Eye Site's new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... to be here.'" Zollinger said that the staff at The Eye Site feel a calling to serve people in the Martinsville/Henry County area. "We have worked really hard in this area, and our patient base needs us," she said. "There's a lot of care to be given. ...

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  11. Stroller: Why do we call a dollar a buck?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... hot" for someone to be out working? It's a fair question, especially as we've had heat up near 100 degrees in Henry County this week. The Stroller put a call in to the American Medical Association and got a pretty clear response. What's the heat ...

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  12. School board picks Strayer as interim superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Martinsville Bulletin

    Strayer, who previously served as the school division's assistant superintendent of operations and administration, was named acting superintendent by the Henry County School Board following the closed session portion of a special meeting held Thursday.

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  13. Woman cited for having loaded handgun at Roanoke airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... o be just short of $2 million. Should the city council consider reverting to a town and combining services with Henry County?

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  14. 2 rescued on James River after canoe capsizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... o be just short of $2 million. Should the city council consider reverting to a town and combining services with Henry County?

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  15. On the run ... for justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... o be just short of $2 million. Should the city council consider reverting to a town and combining services with Henry County?

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  16. Martinsville musician heads out on his first major tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... said. There's also some scenes in his videos that local residents might recognize. Portions of Martinsville and Henry County pop up at times. He'll start out in Denver, Colorado before heading to Dallas and Houston, Birmingham, Atlanta, Orlando, ...

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  17. Looking Back: What does Juneteenth mean in 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... and died in the early sixties," Curtis Millner Sr. said. Millner -- a former member and former chairman of the Henry County School Board, and a former chairman of the Fayette Area Historical Initiative - was reflecting on what Juneteenth meant to ... 1 comment

  18. From The Pulpit: Words of life or words of death?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... o be just short of $2 million. Should the city council consider reverting to a town and combining services with Henry County?

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  19. SPCA issues heat warning for petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | Martinsville Bulletin

    "If it's too hot for you, it's too hot for your pets," said Nicole Harris, executive director of the Martinsville-Henry County SPCA.

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  20. Committee calls for changing name of Roanoke's Stonewall Jackson Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... o be just short of $2 million. Should the city council consider reverting to a town and combining services with Henry County? 3 comments